MORLEY AND DISTRICT FAMILY HISTORY GROUP


Speakers

Morley & District Family History Group meet the 1st Wednesday of every month in the

St Mary's Church Hall (opposite Morley Library) at 7pm for 7.30pm start.

Speaker evening fees - Members £1 Non-members £2 (to cover the cost of speakers)

Refreshments are available

Our library is available to members from 7pm before the meeting begins at 7.30pm.
Micro fich
e readers are available along with the groups computers at meetings when
there are no speakers, and members are welcome to ask for help and
advice from the Committee in attendance.

Tea and Coffee available.

Whatever your interests - be it family history or local history, you will be made very welcome.

Look forward to seeing you!

Date

Speaker

Subject

2018
January

No Meeting

February

 

 


March

 


April 4

Ann Batchelor

Fleas, Bugs and a Pickled Tooth. An anonymour diary dated 1862, found in the back of a drawer in an old desk, presented a real challenge. Who wrote it? What became of the writer? Follow Ann's year long painstaking research to discover the identity ánd famioly story of the author.

May 2

Elvira Wilmott

Later Poor Laws. Elvira will be taking not only about the poor who required relief but also those who gave it, and who paid for it.

June 6
 
Peter Aldred

Old Morley. Peter will present a talk highlighting interesting things which you may not know about Morley.

July 4


To be announced

August

No Meeting

September 5

To be announced

October 3

Annual General Meeting
November 7
 
Alun Pugh

 

Becket Street Cemetery. Alan will be informing us of who rests within the walls of the cemetery along with telling us about some of the magnificent monuments and headstones that remember past inhabitants of the area.

December 5


Christmas Get Together & Supper